Nintendo UK will be heading to Insomnia60, the UK’s biggest gaming festival, taking place 14th-17th April 2017 at The NEC Birmingham, and ARMS, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and one of the most critically acclaimed games of all time, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Nintendo Switch will all be playable.
Today Nintendo UK is pleased to announce that Sunday 16th April will play host to a range of unique The Legend of Zelda themed activities throughout Insomnia60. For the first time, the festival will have an orchestral concert that evening –The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses will feature a full symphony orchestra performing over 30 years of music from The Legend of Zelda franchise, a perfect event for families and fans alike.
Other themed activities on that day will include, stage competitions on mini-games found in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a quiz and a special The Legend of Zelda Cosplay Masquerade that will take place on the Insomnia Expo stage. Coming just a month after the launch of the biggest-selling Nintendo launch title ever in Europe – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, for Nintendo Switch and Wii U, The Legend of Zelda concert and special activities coincides with the brand new Nintendo Zone that will come to Insomnia60.
Some of the biggest titles for the Nintendo Switch will be playable throughout the duration of the show at the Nintendo Zone, including ARMS, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The Nintendo Zone will also feature a Nintendo dedicated stage where a variety of gameplay demonstrations and spot-tournaments for games such as Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers, Snipperclips – Cut it out, together!, 1-2-Switch, Super Bomberman R and more will take place. Each day of the show will host a unique schedule.
Tickets for Insomnia60 can be purchased at https://insomniagamingfestival.com/. Using promo code ‘INSOMNIANINTENDO’ will entitle attendees 10% off all day tickets!
The Symphony of the Goddesses performance is ticketed separately to the main Insomnia60 festival, and you can check full tour dates and purchase tickets at http://zelda-symphony.com/.
Stay tuned to nintendo.co.uk and Nintendo UK social channels for the lastest updates on Nintendo at Insomnia60.